Millersville has a general population of 7,774 and an overall student population of 8,427. Approximately 8,427 of Millersville's students are enrolled in schools that offer elementary education programs.
The largest elementary education school in Millersville, by student population, is Millersville University of Pennsylvania. In 2010, approximately 254 students graduated from the Elementary Education program at Millersville University of Pennsylvania.
A reported 254 students graduated with credentials in elementary education in Millersville in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Millersville's elementary education schools was $17,658 per year for instate students and $26,074 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for elementary education related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Millersville-based elementary education schools, you will have an added expense of $7,766 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in elementary education, if you decide to work as an elementary educator in Millersville, your job prospects are not very good. There were 81,900 elementary educators working in Pennsylvania and 2,910 working in the greater Millersville area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of elementary educators is expected to increase by 2% in Millersville. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for elementary educators.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an elementary educator in Millersville is $57,960 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for elementary educators.